Class Research Guides
||Please visit the LTCC Library for in depth research help. When classes are in session the Library is open:
Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. and Friday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed weekends and holidays.
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY RESOURCES - Biology 203
Got a paper due? Library staff are available to assist you from the start to the finish, from selecting your topic to polishing the footnotes. We recommend you use this page to launch your research.
To locate books, magazines, videos, DVD's, Reserves that the LTCC Library owns, search the online catalog. For example, the LTCC Library has a book called The Anatomy Coloring Book, chock full of detailed skeletal and articular diagrams, located, with other anatomy books, at TALL BOOKS QM 25 K36.
When choosing your research topic, it may be helpful to browse some of our magazines that are available for checkout:
- Scientific American
What other magazines does LTCC Library subscribe to? Check out periodical titles, such as these, which are available online:
- Journal of Anatomy
- Applied Physiology, Nutrition & Metabolism
Scan academic e-journals and web sites:
Pinpoint keywords and synonyms on your topic. Then access the most current data via online databases such as:
CINAHL Plus - provides indexing for thousands of journals from the fields of nursing and allied health.
EBSCOhost - thousands of full-text journals and resources on all topics.
Health & Wellness Resource Center - delivers up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines and journals from a variety of authoritative medical sources.
Health Reference Center Academic - provides full text access to nursing and allied health journals, plus personal health information sources.
Health Source: Nursing Academic Edition - covers consumer health information, featuring over 130 consumer health magazines.
MEDLINEPlus Health Information - Information from the National Library of Medicine.
PLoS Biology - is a peer-reviewed open-access journal featuring research articles of exceptional significance in all areas of biological science, from molecules to ecosystems.
PLoS Genetics - is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal that reflects the full breadth and interdisciplinary nature of genetics and genomics research by publishing outstanding original contributions in all areas of biology.
PLoS Medicine - is a peer-reviewed, international, open-access journal publishing important original research and analysis relevant to human health.
PLoS ONE - is an interactive open-access journal for the communication of all peer-reviewed scientific and medical research.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases - is an open-access journal devoted to the world's most neglected tropical diseases.
Also consider this recommended web site:
Anatomy of the Human Body (Gray's Anatomy)
U. of Pennsylvania Medical animation library
Prepare your Bibliography:
Use consistent citation formatting such as APA style. For more information, see Style Guides for specific examples.
Your library is here to help you. (530) 541-4660 ext. 232